Mechanical Engineering Expert 321625 MI

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 25 years in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in regarding patent infringement, intellectual property (IP), and the forensic analysis of mechanical devices and manufacturing processes. I have additional knowledge in vehicle crash worthiness including glazing and roof crush, accident reconstruction, occupant kinematics analysis, firearms safety, and failure analysis. I have also spent over 15 years as a mechanical engineering expert witness by offering courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

I am an experienced expert witness testifying under oath ~250 times.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes conducting hundreds of product failure investigations.


Degree Subject Institution
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering – Engineering Mechanics Michigan Technological University
M.S. Manufacturing Systems Engineering GMI Engineering and Management Institute
B.S. Mechanical Engineering Michigan Technological University

Licenses Certifications

Engineering Licensure: Michigan

Awards & Affiliation

American Scientific Affiliation
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
National Academy of Forensic Engineers
National Society of Professional Engineers
Society of Automotive Engineers

Primary Affiliation

American Scientific Affiliation